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  1. 46. How to Plant Summer Squash

    Summer squash are easy to grow and they provide a whole summer's worth of delicious specimens.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 47. How to Solder Copper Pipe

    Soldering copper pipe calls for an acid-based solder. Use these step-by-step instructions to easily solder a fitting to a pipe.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 48. How to Maintain an Air-Conditioner System

    Tim Hockenberry, host of Home Maintenance, shares a few tips on how to maintain an air-conditioner system.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 49. Home Automation Part III: Install a High-Speed Wireless Computer Network and Security Camera

    Link all of your home's computers and peripherals, and add a door camera for convenience and security.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 50. How To Make Decorative Open Book Plaques

    Use glue, crafts, poems, paints and other items to make a special gift book.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 51. Reface a Fireplace with Stone Veneer

    Give a brick-faced hearth a new look in four simple steps.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 52. How to Crackle Paint a Wall

    Learn how to create a crackle finish on picture frames, pots, furniture and walls.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 53. How to Make a Chair Rung

    If a chair tenon cannot be repaired, it's easy to make a new rung. A router table with a special fence is the tool of choice for this p...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 54. How to Use a Yard Compactor

    A yard compactor packs down gravel and soil. It has a heavy steel plate on the bottom that causes the vibration that packs down the dir...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 55. How to Make a Sheet Goods Rack

    David Thiel explains how to make a storage rack for tall sheet goods. This is a handy storage unit for any workshop.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 56. Weatherproof Your Home

    Use the step-by-step instructions in these projects to weatherproof your home and decrease your energy bills.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 57. How to Install Attic Soffit Vents

    Attics can be cooled down substantially by adding some attic ventilation. One option is the addition of soffit vents. Learn how to inst...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 58. How To Restore Victorian Wood Shutters

    Learn how to restore damaged shutters and re-install them with specialized shutter hardware.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 59. How to Add a Miter Saw Stop

    Clamping a board to the fence is a common way to make a homemade stop for a miter saw, but it's not the most accurate stop available. U...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 60. How to Install New Pine Trim in Rustic Room

    If you're looking for a rustic style -- or maybe even a cabin feel for your own bedroom -- here's a project from host Fuad Reveiz to ma...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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